Data protection
The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore, we process your data exclusively based on the legal regulations (DSGVO, TKG 2003). In this privacy policy we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.

Contact with us
If you contact us by e-mail, your details will be stored for six months to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.

Server log files
The web hosting provider collects data about every access to this website and stores it in so-called server log files. The data is transmitted automatically by the visitor’s web browser. Access data includes: Name of the retrieved website, file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred, notification of successful retrieval, browser type and browser version as well as the visitor’s operating system used, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address and the requesting provider. The web hosting provider uses this access data for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer. The web hosting provider reserves the right to check the log data retrospectively if concrete evidence of illegal use is known.

Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device using the browser. They do no harm. We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you allow this only in individual cases. The deactivation of cookies may limit the functionality of our website. uses the following cookies:
ppl_language: saves the language setting German or English (storage duration: 12 months) 4 cookies for the provision of data (storage duration: 1 month)
.* PHPSESSID cookie per accessed Topotheque (storage duration: expires at the end of each browser session)
The following cookies and website data are set by external services:
Google Maps: Channel-ID Channel-ID Channel-ID Channel-ID
Google/YouTube: Channel-ID GPS (storage duration: 30 minutes) PREF (storage duration: 8 months) VISITOR_INFO* (storage duration: 6 months) YSC (storage duration: expires at the end of each browser session) Channel-ID (storage duration: 12 months) Channel-ID

Google Maps
To display the Topotheque locations, this website uses location information from the Topotheque. These are provided by Google Maps. Provider is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.
The use of Google Maps makes it easier to find our Topotheque locations. The IP address of the users is recorded in order to display the map contents. This information is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The provider of this page has no influence on this data transfer. For more information about how to handle user information, see the Google Privacy Policy:

YouTube videos
On our website we implement videos from our channel of the video platform YouTube. Provider of the platform is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. When visitors visit a page on our website that includes a YouTube video, they connect to YouTube servers to play the video. YouTube will be notified from which page the video is being viewed. For more information about how to handle user information, please refer to the Google / YouTube Privacy Policy:

Sending newsletters with MailChimp
We use the newsletter provider, an online service of The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308 USA to send our newsletter. Rocket Science Group, LLC is certified to the Privacy Shield requirements .
For more information about MailChimp and privacy at MailChimp, please visit: When you sign up for our newsletter, the information you provide when signing up for the newsletter will be transmitted to MailChimp and stored on servers in the United States. When logging in, the browser used, the operating system, the IP address and the time are recorded. After registering you will receive an email to confirm your registration (“double opt-in procedure”). Only then does the newsletter start shipping. For statistical analysis it is recorded if the newsletter was opened, when it was opened, and which link was clicked. MailChimp uses the web analytics tool Google Analytics and integrates it in the newsletters if necessary. The transfer of data to third parties for advertising does not take place. If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter, you will find a sign-off link in the footer of each newsletter.

SSL encryption
This website uses SSL encryption to protect data transmission.

Your rights
You have the rights to disclosure, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation and opposition. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or if your data protection claims have otherwise been violated in a way, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Austrian Data Protection Authority, 1030 Vienna, Barichgasse 40-42, Website:, e-mail:

You can reach us under the following contact details:

pachler/schatek gmbh
Prof.-Dr.-Stephan-Koren-Straße 10
A-2700 Wiener Neustadt
T +43 – 2622 – 26326 – 1319